Via Rorate Caeli, a list of the Bishops who were invited and present for the historic gathering Wednesday and received the contents of the upcoming Motu Proprio concerning the traditional Mass:

Roman Curia:

1. Cardinal Bertone, Secretary of State
2. Cardinal Arinze, Prefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments
3. Cardinal Castrillón Hoyos, President of the Pontifical Commission Ecclesia Dei

Europe

Italy

4. Cardinal Ruini, Cardinal Vicar of Rome
5. Angelo Bagnasco, Archbishop of Genoa, President of the Italian Episcopal Conference

France

6. Cardinal Ricard, Archbishop of Bordeaux, President of the French Episcopal Conference
7. Cardinal Barbarin, Archbishop of Lyon

Germany

8. Cardinal Lehmann, Bishop of Mainz, President of the German Episcopal Conference

England and Wales

9. Cardinal Murphy O’Connor, Archbishop of Westminster, President of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales

Switzerland

10. Kurt Koch, Bishop of Basel, President of the Swiss Episcopal Conference

Americas

United States

11. Cardinal O’Malley, Archbishop of Boston
12. Raymond Burke, Archbishop of Saint Louis

Africa

Gabon

13. Basile Mvé Engone, Archbishop of Libreville, President of the Episcopal Conference of Gabon

Asia

India

14. Cardinal Toppo, Archbishop of Ranchi, President of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of India

Australia

15. Cardinal Pell, Archbishop of Sydney

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In addition to Archbishop Burke, Archbishop Engone of Libreville, Gabon, was present. The ICRSP has a strong missionary presence there and I believe was first incardinated (someone who knows, tell me if this is the right term) there.

Is it too much to hope that our beloved Archbishop might be made a Cardinal without being moved in order to bring this about? Not that he wouldn’t look good (eventually) in white…